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Cancun Mexican Restaurant

175 Putnam Pike, Johnston, RI 02919-1468
+1 401-232-0844
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible17%
2 weeks ago
5 weeks ago
“Friendly staff-Average Food”
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Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
$$ - $$$
175 Putnam Pike, Johnston, RI 02919-1468
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend! Service was great and so was the food! Nachos and salsa are made on the premises and are excellent! I had the chicken fajitas which were very good. Oh and the raspberry margarita was perfect!

Thank Charlene1425
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We were greeted promptly and our waiter was very nice and personable however he got several things on our order incorrect and while a couple of items were good, the majority was average. Very dark in the booth we sat in also. The one thing...More

Thank dndsuth
Reviewed 30 December 2016

As a frequent patron of this restaurant for the last eight years and a supporter of local restaurants, I have always told friends and family about the great food, staff and service. Since the new management/owners have taken over, my visits have been 50/50. On...More

Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

I used to enjoy this place. They recently put a larger bar area in and hired some bartenders. I prefer to eat at a bar. The bar set up is nice and well laid out. Unfortunately that's about it. The service from the bar staff...More

Thank leeca31
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We had a great meal - excellent sized portions, rice and refried beans fresh, entrees numerous and delicious. I had the Presidente Margareta, my wife had the Sangria both outstanding. Nice Mexican ambiance, great for families - definitely worth a return trip. We will be...More

Thank Bob W
Reviewed 2 April 2016

We have eaten here for years. We went there with our kids and sat there for over an hour and had no food. Apparently a cook was fired and the restaurant is currently being restructured according to the manager. The bar drinks we did receive...More

Thank R2798ZTjenniferg
Reviewed 9 September 2015

There were 5 of us who met here for lunch for a end of summer get together. We were seated right away and waited on. We all ordered and the food arrived quickly, hot and fresh. We were not in a hurry but we would...More

Thank Jeanne M
Reviewed 30 July 2015

We were in the mood for Mexican and decided to try Cancun. The atmosphere is like a Mexican cantina. The wait staff was friendly and knowledgeable. They started by giving us chips and salsa. The salsa was the best I have had. Couldn't decide what...More

Thank ricmar146
Reviewed 11 July 2015

Stopping in for a late lunch was surprised, but delighted, to be presented with an updated menu. Tortilla soup is now available in a cup as well as bowl size...but the cup was immense and just about a meal in itself and loaded with chicken....More

Thank JL G
Reviewed 7 July 2015 via mobile

Excellent food and service! Staff is friendly and welcoming and willing to personalize menu items. Always a Treat!

Thank LauraD44444
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mexican, Southwestern, Latin, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 175 Putnam Pike, Johnston, RI 02919-1468
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Johnston
  • Phone Number: +1 401-232-0844
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